Off topic (even more…)Nothing really. I was just joshing if you like but I am sure I wouldn’t have been handing my CO a similar mug.
Times change and rightly so!
It’s one of the advantages of a mixed service / civvy team. The boss could relax with us as we didn’t have the whole weight of military culture bearing down on us. Plus, our ability to question orders made us a useful tool when it came to senior officer politics.